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03 Jan 2012, 11:04am by Vince Verhei

Week 17 Quick Reads

What can we learn about Matt Flynn from one (outstanding) game? Plus, thoughts on the best and worst players from Week 17, including the best game for a wide receiver all season.

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130 comments, Last at 05 Jan 2012, 6:32pm by Will Allen

28 Dec 2011, 12:06am by Vince Verhei

Pro Bowl Rosters Announced

Not a lot of surprises or gifts on the rosters this year. Tim Tebow's presence had been threatened, but he's not on the list. Neither is Cam Newton, who had a much stronger case. The cornerbacks (Champ Bailey, Charles Woodson) probably got in on reputation more than anything else, but stuff like that will happen every year.

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132 comments, Last at 04 Jan 2012, 4:21am by Intropy

27 Dec 2011, 01:22pm by Vince Verhei

ESPN AGS: Giants over Jets

This week's Any Given Sunday looks at the Giants offense, which is very heavy on deep passes. What does that mean against the Dallas defense, and against the defenses the Giants might face in the playoffs?

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1 comment, Last at 28 Dec 2011, 2:01pm by Dales

27 Dec 2011, 07:18am by Vince Verhei

Week 16 Quick Reads

Which two players do you have to combine to get one Cam Newton? (Hint: They're very, very good.) Plus, an update on the MVP race, and a look at a lot of streaky games.

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91 comments, Last at 30 Dec 2011, 10:48am by Arkaein

20 Dec 2011, 01:49pm by Vince Verhei

ESPN AGS: Chiefs over Packers

A problem has finally appeared for the Packers: protecting Aaron Rodgers.

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2 comments, Last at 21 Dec 2011, 11:36am by MCS

20 Dec 2011, 10:30am by Vince Verhei

Week 15 Quick Reads

A look at where Matthew Stafford ranks among the league's elite. Plus: The best passing game of 2011, followed by a series of awful performances that leave FO feeling philosophical.

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224 comments, Last at 22 Dec 2011, 9:17pm by nat

13 Dec 2011, 12:46pm by Vince Verhei

ESPN AGS: Cardinals over 49ers

This week's Any Given Sunday looks at the problems that San Francisco has on offense, especially in the red zone, with some suggestions that might lead to more touchdowns and fewer field goals.

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2 comments, Last at 13 Dec 2011, 3:28pm by tuluse

13 Dec 2011, 08:18am by Vince Verhei

Week 14 Quick Reads

As good as Rob Gronkowski is, do the Patriots need a deep threat to win in the playoffs? Plus the league's best passer and best runner have their worst games of the year, one of which is still pretty good.

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107 comments, Last at 16 Dec 2011, 9:11am by Julio

06 Dec 2011, 04:25pm by Vince Verhei

ESPN AGS: Texans over Falcons

Atlanta could not run the ball against Houston, and we look at how the erosion of their offensive line has hurt them this season.

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8 comments, Last at 06 Jan 2012, 2:40pm by OttoIbanez

06 Dec 2011, 06:04am by Vince Verhei

Week 13 Quick Reads

Was Caleb Hanie really that bad? (Yes.) Is it time for the Bears to turn to Donovan McNabb? (No.) Does it make a difference either way? (Probably not.)

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116 comments, Last at 11 Dec 2011, 5:20am by hrodric